| Jun 16, 2010
| 8:19 AM
A former Oceanside police sergeant was sentenced to a year in jail for keeping nearly $23,000 worth of gifts purchased by a former girlfriend with her company credit card.
Walter McWilson, 38, was sentenced Tuesday in San Diego County and order to pay...
| Jun 21, 2010
| 1:40 PM
Authorities announced Monday the takedown of a major counterfeit currency and credit card ring in San Diego County, in which $1 bills were reprinted as $100 bills and then passed at retail establishments.
"These counterfeiters ripped off local businesses...
| Jun 26, 2010
A hurricane that blew by Baja California is expected to generate 6-to 8-foot waves and dangerous rip currents along San Diego and Orange county beaches Sunday morning through Monday night, the National Weather Service warned today.
The NWS issued a...
| Jul 5, 2010
When Marine Staff Sgt. Amy Forsythe was showing reporters around wartorn Afghanistan in 2002, she realized there was a story behind the headlines — a story to be told through images of the joyous yet needy children, and the suspicious, closed-off...
| Nov 3, 2009
| 3:32 PM
Border Patrol agents arrested 21 suspected illegal immigrants Tuesday when the open boat they were aboard came ashore at Beacon's Beach in Leucadia.
Around 4:45 a.m., U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents spotted the outboard motor-powered panga...
| Sep 30, 2009
| 2:11 PM
All but one of San Diego County's 79 monitored beaches had excellent water quality during the summer months, according to a report released Wednesday by the environmental group Heal the Bay.
According to Heal the Bay's 2009 " End of Summer Beach Report...
| Nov 9, 2009
| 7:50 AM
A teenager riding in a car with an alleged drunken driver was killed early Sunday when the vehicle went off the road, smashed through a bus stop shelter and rolled over, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Gerardo Chacon, 17, reportedly wasn't...
| Nov 11, 2009
Southern California's first major seawater desalination plant moved forward Tuesday when it won public subsidies that could eventually amount to $350 million.
Years in the planning, the private San Diego County venture would be capable of producing...
| Nov 12, 2009
| 11:38 PM
A sergeant, and crisis negotiator with the Oceanside Police Department could face years in prison for theft and conspiracy.
Sgt. Walter McWilson, accompanied by his attorney, surrendered at the Vista courthouse Thursday afternoon. He pleaded not guilty...
| Nov 20, 2009
| 7:31 AM
A 37-year-old North County high school teacher was arrested today for allegedly carrying on a sexual relationship with an underage student over a two-year period.
Detectives with the Oceanside Police Department arrested Corey Hogue, a health and physical...
| Dec 5, 2009
| 1:11 PM
An Oceanside couple who recognized their son in a surveillance image from a jewelry store burglary alerted police, who picked up the son and an alleged accomplice, it was reported today.
The arrests in the Nov. 10 burglary at Gems N' Loans on Mission...
| Jun 3, 2009
An off-duty police officer unlawfully shot a female motorist and her 8-year-old son after she initiated an incident of road rage, a prosecutor said today, but a defense attorney said his client fired to stop a threat.
Frank White, 29, is charged with...